News, Events and Updates

FIL@BL Boston Spa, Friday 9th Nov. 2018

Our FIL@BL Boston Spa event details have now been finalised. FIL will provide transport to the British Library at Boston Spa from York city centre (pick up from Memorial gardens, next to the Railway Station) at 10.30am. Booking closes Friday 2 November 2018. Spaces are limited by the number of seats on the coach so please book early to avoid disappointment.

Attendance rate (includes coach from York station, refreshments, lunch and a 1 1/2 hours tour of the Digital Preservation and Conversation facilities and the ‘Robot’ Building):

FIL member: £65

non- member: £90

Please find the programme below.

FIL@BL Boston Spa, Friday 9th Nov. 2018

10.30   Coach from York Train Station 

11.00   Registration/Tea & Coffee/Networking Opportunity 

11.15   The National Bibliographic KnowledgeMore …

Interlend 2018 Programme

Programme for Interlend 2018*

Day 1: 25th June
09.00-10.00 Registration and refreshments
10.00-10.05 Welcome and housekeeping
10.05-11.00 Keynote: Ayub Khan (CILIP President) – Rethinking the Library
11.00-11.30 Refreshments
11.30-12.15 Michael Webb & Abimbola Alayo (Birmingham Community Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust) – BaseDoc: a tool for managing inter-library loan requests
12.15-13.00 Alan Dawson (Bangor University), Marie Lancaster (Cardiff Metropolitan University) & Gareth Owen (WHELF) – WHELF Consortium ‘Reciprocal Borrowing Partnership’ – Sharing is Caring.
13.00 – 14.00 Lunch
14.00-14.45 Shirley Cousins, Copac Service Manager, Jisc and Bethan Ruddock, National Bibliographic Knowledgebase project manager, Jisc – The Jisc National Bibliographic Knowledgebase (NBK) and interlending
14.45-15.30 Saskia van Elburg & Nicola Tricker – Plymouth University Library 2018More …

Interlend 2019 Location

The results are now in from our vote for the location of Interlend 2019.
Winning by just one vote was Belfast.

See you all there in 2019.

Interlend 2019 – help decide the location

The FIL committee managed to narrow down the location of Interlend 2019 to three locations – two left over from the vote last year and one new location, but again we need your help.

Please follow the doodle poll link and cast your vote to help us decide the location for Interlend 2019.

https://doodle.com/poll/zu5bdyxp4dti5mke

Each participant gets one vote and we will leave the poll running until 9th February 2018.

Take a look at the previous locations of interlend.

FIL@BL 2017

FIL@BL St Pancras
The Magic of Interlibrary Loans

Friday 24th November 2017
Provisional Programme

13.00 Welcome & Overview of the Afternoon

Kate Ebdon
British Library/BL Observer FIL

13.05 Talk 1: Accessibility and the opportunities for document delivery
Ben Watson & Matthias Werner
University of Kent, Canterbury

13.45 Talk 2: Document Delivery at Imperial: Service design and application

Karine Larose

Imperial College London

14.30 Coffee & Networking

15.00 Talk 3:
Joe Mcarthur
Right to Research
15.45 Event Round Up

Kate Ebdon
British Library/BL Observer FIL

16.00 Event Close

Interlend 2017 Programme

Programme for Interlend 2017*

Booking form available here

Day 1: 26th June

09.00-10.00 Registration and refreshments

10.00-10.05 Sandra DeRoy: Welcome and housekeeping

10.05-11.00 Keynote Karen Blakeman: The future of
search: technology, politics and humans

11.00-11.30 Refreshments

11.30-12.15 Roxanne Grimmett: Workflows without barriers

12.15-13.00 Jo Cox: BL update

13.00 – 14.00 Lunch

14.00-14.45 Ed Davidson: OCLC’s new ILL management system ‘Tipasa’ and UK ILL

14.45-15.30 Ben Watson & Matthias Werner: Accessibility and the opportunities for document delivery

15.30-16.00 Refreshments

16.00 – 16.45 Alison Dyer: Thinking outside of the box when sourcing documents. Workshop.
16.45–17.00 Day 1 round up

19.30-20.00 Pre-dinner drinks reception

20.00 – Conference dinner

*Programme subject to change

 

Day 2: 27th June*

09.00-09.30 AGM

09.30-10.30More …

And the winner is …

The results are now in from our vote for the location of Interlend 2018.
Winning by just two votes was Birmingham.

See you all there in 2018.

 

Now to find the perfect venue …

FIL @ BL Presentations

Talk 1: Copyright

Kate Vasili

Copyright Officer
Middlesex University

Talk 2: Inter Library Loans (ILL) at the University of Hertfordshire (UH) – using the Koha Open source LMS and the British Library API for unmediated ILL requests.

Sarah Halliday
Information Collections Consultant

Talk 3: British Library – part 1   part 2


Sam Tillett/Richard Ebdon

Head of Business Development/Business Development Manager, British Library

Talk 4: Public library eBooks – a different perspective

Andy Holland
Sales Director
Askews and Holts Library Services Ltd.

FIL 2016 @BL Boston Spa – Programme

Our FIL@BL Boston Spa event details have now been finalised and the event can be booked here

Please find the programme below.

FIL@BL Boston Spa

Friday 18 November 2016

Programme

09.30 Coach from York Train Station

10.00 Registration/Tea & Coffee/Networking Opportunity

10.25 Welcome & Overview of the Day Sandra DeRoy – FIL Chair
Kate Ebdon – BL

10.30 Talk 1: Copyright

Kate Vasili
Copyright Officer
Middlesex University

11.15 Talk 2: Inter Library Loans (ILL) at the University of Hertfordshire (UH) – using the Koha Open source LMS and the British Library API for unmediated ILL requests.

Sarah Halliday
Information Collections Consultant

Comfort Break

12.00 Talk 3: British Library

More …

Presentation now available for Interlend 2016

Presentations from our speakers at Interlend 2016 are now available  here . We hope you find them useful!

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